News Dual festivals this weekend in Espanola SHARE ON: Rosalind Russell, staff Friday, Oct. 18th, 2019 Are your children ready to carve a winning pumpkin. The Annual Pumpkin & Fibre Arts Festivals are here. Photo supplied by espanola.ca Two of Espanola’s biggest events of the year are combined into one and that means plenty to take in this weekend. The annual Espanola Pumpkin Festival and Espanola Fibre Arts Festival are the largest combined festival of its kind for the Town of Espanola. The theme of this year’s Fibre Arts Festival is everything Ukrainian and celebrating the forest. The Pumpkin Festival will feature plenty of family-oriented events at the Espanola Regional Recreation Complex. Organizers are hoping to see around 1,200 people take in the dual events. Go to espanola.ca and click on Pumpkin Festival for the complete information packages on both events.